29 October 1992,
Price realised GBP 1,650
GBP 1,200 - GBP 1,800
Nudes, circa 1855
Eleven stereoscopic daguerreotypes, three retaped, one of these with original label of F.T. Hudson, Optician, Greenwich laid down, one with gilt highlights, the others unmounted, some with traces of hand-colouring. (11)
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One unmounted daguerreotype shows three young women, two seated either side of the other standing strumming a guitar. Another, mounted shows two standing women and one seated. Of the others, many appear to be of the same model.
Richter, The Art of the Daguerreotype, pp. 102-103 for varaints of two of the above.
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